Annual flowers in container, Strobilanthes and Petunias | Plant & Flower Stock Photography: GardenPhotos.com
Strobilanthes dyerianus (Persian Shield) with Petunia in blue pot container garden, for purple and pink foliage and flowers
Feature Plant: Salvia 'May Night'
Salvia nemerosa 'May Night' Perennial sages are a beautiful addition to any summer garden and come in a variety of cultivars ranging from 18-24 inches to 2-3 feet in height. One of my all-time favorites for long bloom time and vibrant color is Salvia nemerosa 'May Night'. This lovely perennial is drought tolerant, deer resistant and is attractive to both butterflies and hummingbirds. It was also voted as Perennial Plant of the Year in 1997! Salvia 'May Night' Salvia…
15 DIY How to Make Your Backyard Awesome Ideas 11
If you live at such a house which has backyard or if you are the one who deals with the backyard of the building, then our gardening part is definately may be one of your favourite session. there, we will share the ideas how to use non-used materials for backyard decoration. We have many unsued materials that stand somewhere in the house we already forget about.
CHOOSING SUCCULENTS FOR ZONE 9 - CALIFORNIA, FLORIDA AND ARIZONA
Zone 9 is commonly known as a year-round planting zone. Summer time in zone 9 last around nine months with extreme high temperatures and dry weather. Summer heat presents a challenge to typical plants and vegetables. However, these kind of temperature hardly pose any threat to water-filled succulents.
Thai Garden Design Ongoing Projects - The Thai Landscaping Experts
Thai Garden Design designed and installed this new tropical garden for an Expat couple living in Central Pattaya. The original garden was a plain grass lawn, which had become patchy and dry. Shade from the tall wall had meant large...
Natural Ways to Kill Ants and Pests – My Merry Messy Life
Here are two natural ways to kill ants and fleas that are also ecofriendly and safe for children and pets. Today we're talking about how to use club soda
A Southern Daydreamer
It’s time for “Outdoor Wednesday”. Learn more about “Outdoor Wednesday” HERE 1. POST your outdoor photos and the Outdoor Wednesday logo/button on your blog and link back to http://asoutherndaydreamer.blogspot.com/ so that others will be able to find all the links to other Outdoor Wednesday posts. Reminder: Do NOT link in until after your post is up. 2. Add your Name and the Permalink to your post (NOT your general blog address) in “Mr. Linky”. For help with permalink see HERE…
Trailing lantana is one of my favorite ground covers for sunny locations. Barely reaching 6-12 inches tall, trailing lantana will spread to cover two square feet per plant – a great choice when you have a lot of ground to cover. Available with lavender or white flowers, trailing lantana is a native plant that is very butterfly friendly
How to Prune and Trim Bougainvillea for Maximum Bloom
Check out my Bougainvillea glabra - it's huge & a riot of color! Here's how I prune & trim my bougainvillea for maximum bloom. There's a video for you also.
ENH-68/MG035: Gardening with Perennials in Florida
University of Florida, Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences Extension outreach is a partnership between state, federal, and county governments to provide scientific knowledge and expertise to the public. The University of Florida (UF), together with Florida A&M University (FAMU), administers the Florida Cooperative Extension Service.
Dwarf Crapemyrtles | Dwarf Crape Myrtles | Summer Blooming Plant: Gardening
While many garden plants droop and wilt from summer’s heat and humidity, crape myrtle thrives and puts on a spectacular flower show! Learn more about this heat- and drought-tolerant beauty, including a few new varieties that work as well in containers as they do in the landscape.